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Author Archives: Emily Land

Sixth case of rare PrEP failure reported—here’s what to know.

Sixth case of rare PrEP failure reported—here’s what to know.

, by Emily Land

A case of PrEP failure due to transmitted drug resistance was reported at IDWeek 2018. Chris Hall, MD shares what this means for people currently taking PrEP. Read More

Homelessness linked to HIV infection and low rates of viral suppression

Homelessness linked to HIV infection and low rates of viral suppression

, by Emily Land

People who are homeless are at higher risk for HIV infection and lower rates of viral suppression, highlighting the need for innovative programs that reach the most marginalized members of our community. Read More

San Francisco reaches new historic low number of HIV infections in 2017

San Francisco reaches new historic low number of HIV infections in 2017

, by Emily Land

Progress is uneven, with data showing HIV prevention efforts are not adequately reaching people of color, trans women, people experiencing homelessness and people who inject drugs. Read More

How an overdose prevention site will reduce public injecting

How an overdose prevention site will reduce public injecting

, by Emily Land

Overdose prevention sites reduce public injecting, discarded syringes, save cities money, and more. Read More

What you need to know about HIV two-drug regimens

What you need to know about HIV two-drug regimens

, by Emily Land

There is one currently recommended two-drug regimen option for people living with HIV. Here’s a summary of challenges with the current option, and an overview of two other combinations currently being tested. Read More